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We are a region defined by connection. Here, the Cincinnati USA CVB connects qualified travel, trade and news journalists, freelancers and bloggers with information and resources to tell Cincinnati USA’s stories.


Cincinnati's convention-filled summer kicks off with Sigma Pi Phi Grand Boulé, June 22-26

2018-06-20 :: This week marks the start of a summer filled with high-profile conventions in Cincinnati, beginning with the Sigma Pi Phi Grand Boulé, June 22-26. The Grand Boulé will draw more than 1,200 visitors to Cincinnati with an anticipated $1.15 million spent by attendees. Major conventions throughout the summer are expected to bring more than 15,000 attendees and generate more than $8 million in visitor spending overall.   More >

Cincinnati USA Convention & Visitors Bureau Names Julie Calvert President & CEO

2018-05-18 :: Industry leader and Executive Director of Source Cincinnati takes the helm of region’s destination marketing organization with focus on collaboration, transparency, results and inclusive leadership.   More >

Cincinnati region tourism industry celebrates National Travel and Tourism Week, May 6-12

2018-05-03 :: The Cincinnati region’s destination marketing organizations are celebrating the 35th annual National Travel and Tourism Week, May 6-12, with a series of showcase events to recognize and raise awareness of the importance of the Cincinnati region’s hospitality industry.   More >

The Summit, A Dolce Hotel, Offers New Cincinnati Option for Meeting Planners

2018-04-18 :: The Cincinnati USA Convention & Visitors Bureau welcomes The Summit, A Dolce Hotel, to the Cincinnati region. The brand new 239-room hotel offers 32,600 square feet of indoor and outdoor event space with an emphasis on group conferences and collaborative spaces.    More >

Vatican's Cardinal Versaldi to be Featured Speaker at National Catholic Educational Association Convention in Cincinnati, April 3-5

2018-03-31 :: Only days after the Easter holiday, the Cincinnati USA Convention & Visitors Bureau (CVB) will welcome the National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA) from April 3-5 for its 2018 Annual Convention & Expo. More than 4,000 Catholic educators from around the world will convene in downtown Cincinnati for three days of learning, networking and sharing best practices at the Duke Energy Convention Center (DECC).    More >


3 amusement parks worth traveling to this summer
July 18, 2018 :: CHICAGO PARENT - If your family loves amusement parks and you’re looking for some summer travel inspiration, here are three parks worth making the trek to. Whether you’re up for driving or flying, new adventures await in these family-friendly destinations.
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Top 10 Things for Families to Do in Cincinnati
July 12, 2018 :: TREKAROO - Situated on the banks of the Ohio River, the Cincinnati metropolitan area spans both Ohio to the north and Kentucky to the south. Cincinnati is the perfect destination for a Midwest family vacation. Here’s Trekaroo’s list of our top 10 fun things to do in Cincinnati with kids! More >
How to Fiona the Hippo-fy Your Next Visit to Cincinnati
July 8, 2018 :: SAND AND SNOW - If you’ve been following the journey of Fiona, Cincinnati Zoo’s adorable baby hippo, you know how she’s happily stolen the hearts of practically everyone that knows her name. But where to go in the Queen City to get your Fiona fill? Happily, there are plenty of places to visit. From craft brews named after the cutie to creamy delights, here’s how to Fiona the Hippo-fy you next visit to Cincinnati, Ohio!
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Cincinnati: Eat like a king in Queen City
June 25, 2018 :: INDEPENDENT - The 'Queen City' is a beautiful place, rich in history and character, brimming with energy and colour, and adorned with a real European feel. It may not immediately spring to mind when planning a trip to America, but the growing popularity of Cincinnati as a holiday destination cannot be ignored.
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Exploring the ‘Social’ Side of SMERF Meetings
June 22, 2018 :: MEETINGS TODAY - The SMERF (social, military, education, religious, fraternal) banner covers an array of groups that on the surface would seem to have little in common, pertaining to everything from weddings to military reunions and fraternal conventions. What these groups share, however, is that their gatherings bring together people who are actively choosing to get together. More >
Society for the Preservation of Music Hall invites you to help re-imagine their new brand
2018-07-20 :: More >
Ten Year Anniversary Series: Groundbreaking Development Then and Now
2018-07-17 :: More >
Cincy's Got Tech Talent: Five Questions with Aaron Mingo
2018-07-17 :: More >
Newish kids on The Block: Sittenfeld, Tolliver and Ivey
2018-07-17 :: More >
American holiday destination, Cincinnati-style
2018-07-17 :: More >